Back in 2010, when Phantogram was but a small duo signed to Barsuk Records and touring the country in support of their first album Eyelid Movies, I had the privilege to catch them at an in-store concert at the record store where I worked throughout high school. The crowd was made up of about 15 […]
About Boswell Hutson
(Web Director) I’m Boswell Anthony Hutson…and I have 3 last names (kind of). I’m a Junior, I major in Classics, and I look forward to a bright future of unemployment and underachieving. I’m from The Cell and that’s pretty much all you need to know.
When I was in high school, I made mixtapes for every month. My car didn’t have an iPod hook-up so it was pretty much the only way to keep fresh tunes flowing through the car. By the end of the month, I’d get sick of all 15 of the songs and archive the CD in […]
In an AMA (an arena where fans get to ask public figures questions) on famous internet forum Reddit earlier this year, Bombay Bicycle Club described their newest album So Long, See You Tomorrow as “definitely our most dance and electronic influenced album to date.” As a personal fan of the funky guitar riffs of past […]
Local band A Cool Hand join Ashley in studio for this week’s Loud & Local! Stream it here:
Local favorites The Fights have excited lately with a couple of excellent shows. Sunday, however, they brought their show to the PGU Studios with Loud & Local. Ashley got to sit down with the band to talk about all sorts of things. Stream the interview/performance above.
As a life-long resident of the Champaign-Urbana area, it’s hard for me to look at Elsinore without rose-tinted glasses. They’re arguably the biggest band to come out of Chambana in my life-time, and are one of the only “local” bands to tour outside of the midwest after every album release, including a recently-announced East Coast […]